Gayle King's Cheery, Delicious Gifts
By Gayle King
O, The Oprah Magazine |
November 01, 2011
The polka-dot buttercream frosting on this flash-frozen treat adds a festive touch, but what makes it truly to-die-for is the homemade caramel icing oozing from seven layers of moist yellow cake.
$68 | carolinescakes.com
I love these calorie-free cupcake bath bombs, which come in scents like Mellow Mimosa and Mint Condition and fizz with essential oils and Dead Sea salt when you drop them in the tub.
$10.50 | feelingsmitten.com
I'm always on the lookout for a user-friendly camera. This pocket-size
model has a three-inch LCD screen, 10x zoom, and one-button video
$180 | GetOlympus.com
Take it from a frequent traveler: This all-in-one adapter—its leather-blend case features Diane von Furstenberg prints—makes you feel fabulously connected from almost any place on Earth.
$95 | nordstrom.com
These sneakers' perforated liners let you go sockless, but I love the neon pattern. I even wear the brighter men's version!
$120 | Zappos.com
"Yellow is such a happy color. When it frames a photo of your loved ones, you can't help but smile." —Gayle King
Ranging from $89 to $144 | graphicimage.com
"Andre's a hairstyling genius, so it's no surprise his fast-absorbing oil and keratin conditioning treatments improve all hair types, from thin and blond to dark and coarse." —Gayle King
$65 | andrewalkerhair.com
"I was so happy to see a black Santa! He's all-natural milk chocolate—such a yummy, witty stocking stuffer."
$15 each | Bissingers.com
The "Mr. and Mrs." titles are guaranteed to please newlyweds, and these monogrammed, Italian-made robes feel even more extravagant than they look.
$700 each, contact local dealers by phone or e-mail for current availability and pricing.
These exercise videos—with Jari Love, Steve Hayes, and Chalene Johnson—are like the gift of a personal trainer.
$15 for Get Extremely Ripped! 1000 by Jari Love
$15 for The Hayes Way™ by Steve Hayes | TheHayesWay.com
$60 for Turbo Jam® by Chalene Johnson | BeachBody.com
"Up close, these porcelain plates show scenes from modern African-American life. I have this wallpaper in my kitchen."
$82.50 for set of six plates
This extraspecial delivery is layered with A+ ingredients: a delectable Southern-style pound cake, topped with a bouquet of fresh flowers, inside a keepsake fabric box.
$137, plus delivery
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